Welcome to the B&MK Waterway Trust

The B&MK Waterway Trust was established in 1995 to promote the development of a  broad waterway which will link the Grand Union Canal in Milton Keynes to the river Great Ouse in Bedford through a series of waterway parks. It will include pathways and green space designed to meet the needs of walkers, cyclists, fishermen, and those who simply like to stand and stare.

Latest News

John Bunyan Boat carries 5,000th passenger this year

Mrs. Cheryl Morris of Bromham was the lucky winner of a bottle of “bubbly” for becoming the 5,000th passenger to board John Bunyan, Bedford’s Community Boat this year. Graham Mabbutt, Chairman of the B&MK Waterway Trust said: “We are delighted … Continue reading

Bat Watching cruise details

If you want to take a 2 hour evening cruise bat watching on Tuesday 14th October you’ll find the details here.

Kempston Probus Club charter trip

We thank Alan Hawkins of the Kempston Probus Club for giving us permission to show his You Tube video on our site. It is so rewarding for the volunteer crew to receive feedback but especially gratifying when our customers make … Continue reading

Video of the John Bunyan Boat at the 2014 Bedford River Festival

The weather forecast wasn’t favourable when we moved the JB from its home at the Priory Marina through Town Lock to its festival home mooring in a prime spot on the north bank of the Embankment. But we had no … Continue reading